acriflavine[ak′rə flā′vēn′, -vin]
a deep-orange, odorless powder, CHNCl, prepared from acridine: used as a dye reagent and, esp. formerly, as an antiseptic
Origin of acriflavine; from acri(dine) + flavine
A brown or orange powder, C14H14N3Cl, derived from acridine and used as a topical antiseptic.
Origin of acriflavineBlend of acridine and flavin.